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XIII Process of duplication



I. Duplication occurs to a certain group of verbs and only la

certain tenses. In other tenses they behave like any other

Boa duplicative verb.



2.1.  IE past5 Future tenses and on \erbs of incomplete action,

future negative the verbs behave as the non duplicatives.



2.2.  In present* ability, and negative forms these verbs exhibit

their special feature of duplication.



Egs. ; Positive sense :



Past : I bet = go ; yo ; ni ; y



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present continuous : I am beating = gogo: y ni : y



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Future : I will beat = goy tu ni : y

Incomplete : having bet = goyo : su



ability : can beat = gogo : y gog io : w



causation : made to beat = gogo : y betta : wo : ni: y

Negative sease :



I did not beat  gogo : y nu : riya : niy



I am not beating = gogo : y duttu nu : riya ; niy



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I will not beat = ago : y ai: y

having not bet = gogo : y ka



can not beat = gogo : y ago : g a : ni : y



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